Famous Museum Walk in Ljubljana, Ljubljana

One of the best ways to discover the rich heritage of Slovenia is to pay a visit to the local museums. However, if you've had enough of history, you can always escape to a more unusual place, like the Museum of Brewery, for example. Sounds interesting? Then take this tour and have fun in Ljubljana's museums.
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Famous Museum Walk in Ljubljana Map

Guide Name: Famous Museum Walk in Ljubljana
Guide Location: Slovenia » Ljubljana (See other walking tours in Ljubljana)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 km
Author: Tom
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Tobacco Museum

1) Tobacco Museum (must see)

This small museum dedicates itself to the important mission of revealing the history of tobacco in Europe and Slovenia, in particular. The museum is housed in Ljubljana's first tobacco factory opened back in 1871. Here, you will see different machines used in the production of cigarettes, documents regarding the history of tobacco in Ljubljana and, of course, the famous diorama of two 19th-century women rolling the renowned Ljubljana Virginia cigars.

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National Museum of Slovenia

2) National Museum of Slovenia (must see)

The National Museum of Slovenia is situated in Ljubljana's center, near Tivoli Park. Along with the Slovenian Museum of Natural History, located in the same building, the National Museum of Slovenia is the country's oldest scientific and cultural institution. The museum has an extensive collection of archaeological artifacts, old coins and banknotes (in the numismatics department on the ground floor), as well as some applied arts exhibits. The museum was founded in 1821 and was known...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Slovenian Museum of Natural History

3) Slovenian Museum of Natural History

The Slovenian Museum of Natural History lives up to its name in featuring the natural history, scientific, and educational content. It is the oldest cultural and scientific Slovenian institution emanating out of the Carniolian Museum, founded in 1821. Its research activities focus on the natural heritage of Slovenia. Situated in the central district of Ljubljana, near Tivoli Park, the Parliament and the Opera House, it shares premises with the National Museum of Slovenia.

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Sight description based on wikipedia
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International Centre of Graphic Arts

4) International Centre of Graphic Arts

The International Centre of Graphic Arts was established in 1986 to give the international Ljubljana Biennial of Graphic Arts - which itself has a longer, uninterrupted tradition from 1955 - its own place. The museum has a rich collection of prints by international modernist artists, which consists of more than four thousand items. Besides its main collection, the museum has a Collection of Prints and Original Printed Ephemera established in 2000, consisting of posters, fanzines and other items,...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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National Museum of Contemporary History

5) National Museum of Contemporary History (must see)

The National Museum of Contemporary History is located in a mansion on the edge of Tivoli Park in the district of Šiška, traditionally known as the Cekin Mansion (Cekinov Grad). The mansion was built between 1752 and 1755 by order of Count Leopold Lamberg. During the last years of the French occupation of Ljubljana, in 1812-1813, the mansion was used as a temporary residence by Eugene de Beauharnais, the Viceroy of Italy and commander of the Napoleonic armies in the Illyrian Provinces. Since...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Brewery Museum

6) Brewery Museum

With a history of over 150 years now, the Union Brewery has been famous among the locals for its beer's outstanding quality and excellent taste. For the curious, the company opened a museum, sharing the building with the factory itself. The Brewery Museum gives insight into the beer-making process, and showcases the various machines used in it, from the oldest ones to the latest hi-tech. The museum also provides tours of the factory with beer tasting sessions included.

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Walking Tours in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Create Your Own Walk in Ljubljana

Create Your Own Walk in Ljubljana

Creating your own self-guided walk in Ljubljana is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Religious Sights in Ljubljana

Religious Sights in Ljubljana

Ljubljana is a great religious center. It has Catholic, Orthodox, Baptist and Evangelical churches, the most remarkable of which being the Franciscan Church situated in the center of the city. Take this tour to discover the holy sights of Ljubljana.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.2 km
Cultural Walk

Cultural Walk

Ljubljana is the cultural center of Slovenia, therefore you will most certainly find here a cultural venue to your liking. Discover Ljubljana's cultural scene by visiting the museums and galleries listed on this tour.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.0 km
Clubbing in Ljubljana

Clubbing in Ljubljana

Probably the best way to spend a night in Ljubljana is by visiting its dazzling and trendy night clubs. Though the majority of bars and lounges close before midnight, Ljubljana has several clubs that are buzzing with entertainment. Take this tour and explore the best of Ljubljana's night scene.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.9 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Ljubljana is the capital city of Slovenia. Throughout its history, it has come under Germanic, Latin and Slavic cultural influences. Ljubljana is situated on the river Ljubljanica, from which it has received its name. This tour will give you an overview of the most popular attractions in this city.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.0 km
Made in Slovenia Shopping Tour

Made in Slovenia Shopping Tour

A walk through numerous small shops in Ljubljana, selling authentic Slovenian products, will have you will find everything, from folk instruments to the finest lace in Slovenia. Even if you are short on budget, a trip to these shops will surely enrich your knowledge of Slovenia and Ljubljana. Do not hesitate to take this tour and experience Ljubljana's shopping first-hand.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.0 km
Shopping Experience in Ljubljana

Shopping Experience in Ljubljana

Have you ever wondered what shopping in Ljubljana is really like? Well, now you have the chance to find out. Narrow streets packed with small shops, squares hosting covered markets - this is Ljubljana. Our tour will take you to some of the most famous shops and markets in the city. Feel free to explore any other shop along the way too.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 km